One of our top ten bestselling essential oils, this sensual and floral oil has soothing properties and helps to relieve emotional stresses during tense times. Known for its sweet, exotic scent and relaxing fragrance, it’s distilled from the delicate flowers hand-picked for us in Madagascar. We pay a fair price, plus an additional premium for community projects, for this beautifully calming essential oil.

  • Key benefit: Relaxing
  • Latin name: Cananga odorata
  • Country of origin: Madagascar
  • Blends beautifully with: grapefruit, bergamot and patchouli

Works well with:

  • Grapefruit Organic Essential Oil
  • Bergamot Organic Essential Oil
  • Patchouli Organic Essential Oil

Bath & Shower

Inhale the aromatic stream while your skin absorbs all the benefits of the oil. For adults, add up to 5 drops in 2 tbsp bath oil, shower gel, full fat milk or carrier oil. For children over 2 years old or adults with sensitive skin, reduce the amount to up to 2 drops per 2 tbsp.


This technique helps to clear your head and nose. For adults, add 4–6 drops to a bowl of steaming water, pace a towel over your head and breathe. Children over 2 years old, adults with sensitive skin and asthmatics should not inhale directly. Instead, place the bowl of hot water with added oils in the room nearby.


Relaxes your body and mind while helping to soothe aching muscles. For adults, use up to 15 drops in 2 tbsp of base oil. For children over 2 years old or adults with sensitive skin, use up to 6 drops in 2 tbsp of base oil.

Diffusers & Burners

A natural air freshener, this technique creates a relaxing ambiance and mood. For adults, add 1–3 drops in a diffuser or burner. For children over 2 years old, add 1–3 drops in a diffuser.

WARNING: Do not use undiluted on the skin. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Flammable. Use within 12 months of opening.
Cananga Odorata Flower Oil

Customer Reviews

Based on 19 reviews
Libby C.
Beautiful quality

I will never buy my oils anywhere else! The quality of NY oils is fantastic.

Teala Grant

Super grateful for this oil, and love the blue bottles

Eileen B.
Excellent service

Ordered top quality essential oil very happy with it

Allan E.

Beautiful, relaxing smell!

Tracey V.

Love these essential oils

Light clean floral

This is a very light and pleasant floral oil. It’s not overpowering at all. Lovely in a diffuser.

Alexandra F.
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Love this oil. Its smells wonderful. Very uplighting too.

Andrea A.
So calming

I breathe so much deeper when I fill my room with this beautiful oil